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Valley City State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$13,486 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,839 tuition
$5,770 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$1,677 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$21,566 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$12,919 tuition
$5,770 on campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$1,677 fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$3,652 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
37% get federal aid ($4,129 avg)
35% get state aid ($1,645 avg)
94% get institn'l aid ($3,652 avg)
74% get loans ($5,420 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 2.36% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.70% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $5,634 98%
Federal Grant Aid $4,129 37%
Pell Grants $3,586 37%
Other Federal Grants $802 25%
Institution Grant Aid $3,652 94%
State Grant Aid $1,645 35%
Student Loans $5,420 74%
Federal Loans $4,958 74%
Other Loans $5,205 7%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 15
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Valley City State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
101 College St SW
Valley City, ND 58072
(701) 845-7990
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $231
Out of State $501


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Deborah from Davenport, ND
  • Dec-01-2015 I am a current student here

    I love it at VCSU! The tuition is reasonable and the education you receive is amazing. Not to mention the friendships you will make.

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  • 5
  • Albert from Fargo, ND
  • Nov-16-2015 I am a current student here

    This college is small, but the academics here are really good! The cost for this college is really cheap. It is a good ROI if you get your degree here.

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  • 5
  • Amy from Orlando, FL
  • Jun-09-2012 I am a past student here

    It's pretty expensive, but it's to prepare you for walking right through graduate school.

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